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A new study warns childhood obesity could linger on A new study warns childhood obesity could linger on
- Ноября 30, 2017

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Doctor who doesn't use computer can't regain license, judge says Doctor who doesn't use computer can't regain license, judge says
- Ноября 30, 2017

She was reportedly accused of failing to treat a young girl with daily inhaled steroids and leaving the dosage levels of a medication up to her parent. "To hold otherwise would be to ignore the process established by the legislature to regulate the practice of medicine in this state". "I am fighting", she said. (more...)
Settled West Indies look to shake up depleted New Zealand Settled West Indies look to shake up depleted New Zealand
- Ноября 30, 2017

West Indies have struggled in recent times and now lie eighth in the Test rankings, well behind the Black Caps who are fourth. New Zealand selector Gavin Larsen said Worker, who has never played a test, provides extra batting cover. West Indies haven't won a Test in New Zealand since February 1995 when they secured a mammoth innings win at this venue. Ambris impressed in Windies' warm-up game against New Zealand A, scoring 153 and putting on 155 with Hope's brother Shai (110) for ... (more...)
Being Married Might Help You Avoid Dementia Being Married Might Help You Avoid Dementia
- Ноября 29, 2017

The research from the University College London looked at data from 15 previous studies involving over 800,000 people in Europe, North America, Asia and South America. "While people who are unmarried or widowed may have fewer opportunities for social engagement as they age, this certainly isn't always the case". Dr Laura Phipps of Alzheimer's Research UK, said: "There is compelling research showing married people generally live longer and enjoy better health, with many different factors ... (more...)
World Malaria Report 2017 World Malaria Report 2017
- Ноября 29, 2017

Malaria mortality rates followed a similar pattern. The report states some of the challenges impeding countries' abilities to stay on track and advance towards elimination include lack of sustainable and predictable global and domestic funding, risks posed by conflict in malaria endemic zones among many others. (more...)
6% of cancer cases linked to obesity or diabetes 6% of cancer cases linked to obesity or diabetes
- Ноября 29, 2017

Tanzania, Mozambique, and Madagascar had the lowest proportion of cases attributable to high BMI and diabetes, reflecting geographical differences in the prevalence of diabetes and obesity as well as incidence of cancers affected by them. Lead researcher Dr Jonathan Pearson-Stuttard said: 'While obesity has been associated with cancer for some time, the link between diabetes and cancer has only been established quite recently . (more...)
Arsenal legend fears Ozil's move to Manchester United Arsenal legend fears Ozil's move to Manchester United
- Ноября 29, 2017

Both players' contracts expire at the end of this season; Sanchez came close to joining Manchester City in August and continues to be linked with them, while on Monday the former Arsenal striker Ian Wright said Özil's rumoured move to Manchester United is "a shoo-in". (more...)
Earnings Approximations to Watch: Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Corning Incorporated (GLW) Earnings Approximations to Watch: Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), Corning Incorporated (GLW)
- Ноября 29, 2017

Now we will discuss the financial strength of Philip Morris International, Inc . (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since November 27, 2016 and is uptrending. In the past 52 weeks the company's stock price has moved within the range of $86.78 to $123.55. Wisconsin-based Cap Innovations Llc has invested 2.27% in CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (more...)
Viagra to be sold over the counter to thwart online counterfeit dealers Viagra to be sold over the counter to thwart online counterfeit dealers
- Ноября 29, 2017

Men in the United Kingdom will soon be able to buy Viagra over the counter for the first time after the erectile dysfunction drug was reclassified. Last year, £17m worth of unlicensed and counterfeit Viagra was seized. Dr. Berkeley Phillips who is the United Kingdom medical director at Pfizer, said, "The availability of Viagra Connect in pharmacies from next year will offer men who are eligible for the product a new and convenient way to access sildenafil, a commonly prescribed treatment for ... (more...)
Scarlet fever rates in England hit highest level in 50 years
- Ноября 29, 2017

Dr Theresa Lamagni, Head of Streptococcal Surveillance at Public Health England, who led the study, said: "Whilst current rates are nowhere near those seen in the early 1900s, the magnitude of the recent upsurge is greater than any documented in the last century". (more...)
Raje govt makes singing anthem must in hostels Raje govt makes singing anthem must in hostels
- Ноября 29, 2017

The gathering should take place at 7 am daily, the directive, issued by state department of social justice and empowerment (SJE), stated. "Hostel inmates gather for a daily prayer in the morning". The department has almost 800 hostels across the state with 40,000 students. Earlier, Jaipur's Mayor Ashok Lahoty had made the national anthem mandatory for the staffers of the civic body saying that if anyone has an objection to his decision can settle in Pakistan. (more...)
FDA issues alert to dog owners over 'bone treats' FDA issues alert to dog owners over 'bone treats'
- Ноября 28, 2017

Food and Drug Administration is also warning that bone "treats" can present choking and other hazards to pets. There have been 90 reports of dogs falling ill after getting "bone treats", the FDA reported. Almost fifteen dogs have been reported dead because of consuming these bone treats. "We recommend supervising your dog with any chew toy or treat, especially one she hasn't had before", Stamper says. (more...)
CBFC denies S Durga permission to get screened at IFFI CBFC denies S Durga permission to get screened at IFFI
- Ноября 28, 2017

Organisers of the Goa festival informed the censor board on Tuesday that the title card of the movie bore the name S### Durga (instead of just S Durga ) In a letter sent to Shaji Mathews of NIV Art Movies, under whose banner the movie was made, the censor board said that this "has totally different implications" and effectively undermined the goal of changing the title. (more...)
Manchester City Are Extraordinary - Antonio Conte Urges Chelsea To Focus On Themselves Manchester City Are Extraordinary - Antonio Conte Urges Chelsea To Focus On Themselves
- Ноября 28, 2017

City are the first team in Premier League history to have picked up 37 points from their opening 13 games of a season. However, after they were held to a 1-1 draw with Liverpool on Saturday, they are now 11 points behind City, who seem nearly certain to win the title. (more...)
How Ohio State Can Jump Alabama To Get Into College Football Playoffs How Ohio State Can Jump Alabama To Get Into College Football Playoffs
- Ноября 28, 2017

But while Alabama likely will be slotted outside the top four Tuesday when the rankings are released, they figure to be in a good position to jump back into the mix should Oklahoma or Wisconsin lose Saturday. For now, check out the full schedule for this week's games below. Add to that, people forget they (Ohio State) beat a ranked Penn State team , a ranked Michigan State team . (more...)
First day of deer hunting season First day of deer hunting season
- Ноября 28, 2017

Only Texas and MI had higher harvest totals. By the end of opening week, the department of natural resources expects to harvest 75,000 to 85,000 deer for the original deer season. Travis Lau, the spokesperson for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, says the first day of rifle season is always a big draw. The DNR sold 14,955 licenses authorizing a mentee to hunt with a firearm in 2017, up from 13,548 in 2016. (more...)
Three coffees a day linked to more health than harm Three coffees a day linked to more health than harm
- Ноября 28, 2017

Most of the evidence, however, is from observational studies , which can only find probable associations but can't prove cause and effect. Java drinkers demonstrated a "lower risk of prostate cancer , endometrial cancer, melanoma, oral cancer, leukemia, non-melanoma skin cancer, and liver cancer". (more...)
Buhari sympathises with Oyegun over Atiku's resignation Buhari sympathises with Oyegun over Atiku's resignation
- Ноября 28, 2017

Meanwhile, the former Vice President, who on Friday announced his decision to leave APC, has arrived in Yola where he is now engaged in series of meetings with Peoples Democratic Party officials at all levels who keep trooping to his house to woo him back into the party. (more...)
First Hyderabad Metro to be driven by female driver First Hyderabad Metro to be driven by female driver
- Ноября 28, 2017

During its inaugural run, Modi and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao will travel by the metro from Miyapur to Kukatpally, and back. After a brief airport reception, Mr.Modi switched over to a helicopter and flew to Miyapur station to inaugurate the Hyderabad Metro Rail Services. (more...)
Newborn found dead in bag under porch; mother charged Newborn found dead in bag under porch; mother charged
- Ноября 28, 2017

The baby, a 7-pound healthy and viable boy, was born alive before he was placed under the home. According to information released by the local police, Robinson complained of severe abdominal pain last week and gave birth in her home on 24 November. (more...)
Pope Francis visits Myanmar with the R-word looming Pope Francis visits Myanmar with the R-word looming
- Ноября 28, 2017

More than 150,000 people have registered for a mass that Francis will say in Yangon on Wednesday, according to Catholic Myanmar Church spokesman Mariano Soe Naing. "He might help us get the peace that we are desperately searching for", she said. As he arrived for the first papal visit to the country, speculation mainly circled around the question whether the pope would use the term "Rohingya" to describe the country's Muslim minority, which has been the target of a brutal military ... (more...)
Ohio Health Groups Celebrate Big Tobacco Coming Clean
- Ноября 27, 2017

Another reads: "Cigarette companies intentionally designed cigarettes with enough nicotine to create and sustain addiction ". The same goes for secondhand smoke, wherein they are required to make the dangers related to it clear, such as how it kills more than 30,000 Americans per year, causes lung cancer and coronary heart disease in non-smoking adults, and increases the risk of children incurring sudden infant death syndrome or SIDS and severe asthma, to name a few. (more...)
Garoppolo replaces injured Beathard, throws TD in first series as 49er Garoppolo replaces injured Beathard, throws TD in first series as 49er
- Ноября 27, 2017

None was bigger than the remarkable first-half interception when Wagner stole the ball away from 49ers receiver Trent Taylor, setting up the Seahawks' first-half touchdown. He's not chewing up real estate between the 20s the way he used to, but the 6-foot-7 tight end has finally been unleashed at the goal line the way fans expected when Seattle shipped center Max Unger and a first-round pick to the Saints for Graham in 2015. (more...)
Bengaluru woman claims to be Jayalalithaa's daughter, insists on DNA test Bengaluru woman claims to be Jayalalithaa's daughter, insists on DNA test
- Ноября 27, 2017

They are supporting her to prove her relationship with the deceased CM. The Bengaluru-based woman along with two elder cousins, LS Lalitha and Ranjani Ravindranatha, has sought Supreme Court intervention as her efforts to meet Jayalalithaa during her life time went in vain as V Sasikala's family allegedly prevented her from meeting the leader. (more...)
Nail biter: Hundreds of metal objects removed from Indian man's stomach Nail biter: Hundreds of metal objects removed from Indian man's stomach
- Ноября 27, 2017

He also underwent an abdominal endoscopy to look for the objects inside his stomach before he could be operated upon. A team of six doctors conducted the surgery on 32-year-old Mohammed Maqsood, a resident of Sohaval in Satna district, and removed these objects collectively weighing 5 kilograms. (more...)

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